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Research is in Our DNA

With a medical school, major medical complex, and research centers, Grand Forks has a strong biomedical industry. Founded in 1905, the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences is the only medical school in North Dakota. UND also hosts the Center for Biomedical Research while IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) promotes the development, coordination and sharing of research resources and expertise that will expand the research opportunities.

Fast Facts

Top 3%

UND Medical School ranked in the top 3% for Microbiology & Immunology School in the US

Top 15%

UND Medical School is in the top 15% of over 3,000 medical schools in the US.


Feet of research space

Major Employers

Major Employers

A Strong Base of Biomedical Companies

UND Biomedical Sciences

Cutting-Edge Programs

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